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CBS
Mar 5, 2011 6:30pm EST
, the nation's high unemployment rate is keeping the pressure on private sector union as well. as seth doane tells us, in the pennsylvania town synonymous with chocolate uniworkers have been forced to make a choice. >> laurie deichert goes bowling with her mom. it's the kind of certainty she only wishes she had at work. >> i don't know if i picked the wrong field or what. >> reporter: already laid off from two factory jobs, she's worried about the one she has now-- wrapping those little hershey kisss that made this town famous. milton hershey started his chocolate empire here back in 1903. since then hershey, pennsylvania has become known as the sweetest place on earth. even the lamp posts are wrapped like chocolate, but hard times have come to hershey. >> in 19 years there's been over 2,000 jobs lost. >> reporter: more than 200 jobs were moved to mexico in 2009. now hershey will lay off up to 600 more people this year as the company modernizes its plant. workers without enough seniority, like deichert, could lose their jobs. >> when i do think about it i get teary eyed and it just mak
CBS
Mar 12, 2011 6:30pm EST
" join greg gum gel, greg anthony and seth davis. 34-31. bob: only five points for derrick williams, and yet there is no sense, that i see, that he is trying to force anything. he averages big numbers. 19 per game, 8.3 rebounds. gus: parrom coming out. bob: you want to see a beautiful pass, gus. check this out. isiah thomas, not even looking. makes the pass. n'diaye gets the first. misses the second. my question does isaiah get an assist on that play or does n'diaye get a rebound? gus: very interesting. under a minute to go, thomas. kicks it out. and that one sails wide for c.j. wilcox. about a two-second differential between the game and shot clock. momo steps into the frontcourt and will take his time. bob: they can take the last shot. gus: steal! thomas, and fouled! bob: isiah thomas makes good ideas not so good ideas. picks the pocket, attacks the glass. gus: what a first half for thomas. 17 points on 6-9 shooting, 3-4 from the three-point line. bob: unbelievable. gus: and he also has three rebounds. bob: 21 points the first night and 11 assists. 10 last night and 12 assists for
CBS
Mar 6, 2011 6:00pm EST
complete team. >> seth: i agree. i think they're going to win the whole thing. >> greg: when we come back we'll update the scoreboard. it's supposed to rain tomorrow. probably can't paint the garage. [ thinking ] really? like i haven't seen that movie. [ snoring ] i got this amazing meal off mcdonald's dollar menu. the beefy mcdouble, the crispy mcchicken. everything's so good and just a buck each. i was smart enough to do all that, so my turn. can't paint, huh? guess we'll just have to go look at window treatments. [ thinking ] too easy. mcdonald's dollar menu. the simple joy of being smart. ♪ we get double miles on every purchase. so we earned a trip to vegas twice as fast! [ brays ] and since double miles add up fast, we can bring the whole gang. is caesar home? we get double miles every time we use our card, no matter what we're buying. thank you! thank you very much! [ garth ] it's hard to beat double miles! if anyone objects, let them speak now or forever hold their... [ bleats ] [ male announcer ] get the venture card from capital one. money magazine's best rewards card if you ai
CBS
Mar 1, 2011 5:30pm PST
leaving at least five people dead. seth doane reports from one of the hardest-hit cities in northwestern ohio. >> reporter: by air, the scope of this flood emerges. much of downtown findlay, ohio, is under three feet of water tonight after a violent rainstorm melted the heavy snow pack left by a near blizzard friday. >> it's getting higher and higher and we don't know what we'll do. i have never seen water like this before. >> reporter: torrents of water over-topped dams and washed through communities. flooding farm land and resting rivers at 16 feet, near record- setting river levels. near cleveland, the chagrin river broke through a dam sending 100 people fleeing to safety. when residents couldn't save themselves, rescue workers stepped in. you had to be pretty happy to see the fire department. >> yes, we were. >> reporter: surrounded by water? >> yes. basement is flooded, both streets flooded over there. >> reporter: some scrambling to gather what the water had not already carried away. the storm that brought water to ohio further south brought wind. tornadoes tore through missouri, t
CBS
Mar 25, 2011 6:30pm EDT
monarchs have been spotted in south texas. last year, seth doane reported their population was down 75%. but tonight he tells us they're making a comeback. >> reporter: hundreds of millions of monarch butterflies cluster for warmth in these trees every winter. we were clearly impressed when we visited mexico last year. there are an estimated 250 million monarch butterflies that winter in this preserve. that sounds like a lot, it certainly looks like a lot. but the butterfly population we saw was actually at an all-time recorded low as overdevelopment and illegal logging decimated the forests. this year, the trees were dripping in butterflies and the skies filled with millions more monarchs. butterfly colonies covered nearly ten acres of forest-- double the area last year. conservationist bill toone says that's great news, but... >> all that has to be kept in perspective with the fact that last year was the lowest number of butterflies in mexico since we started recording in 1993. >> reporter: why the rebound? the mexican government has made progress fighting illegal logging, down 97%.
CBS
Mar 10, 2011 7:00pm EST
patriotic americans. seth doane traveled to tennessee to get reaction from one muslim family. >> i pledge allegiance to the flag... >> reporter: every morning at his murfreesboro, tennessee, middle school... >> one nation under god... >> reporter: ... 14-year-old salim sbenaty honors his country. but today while he was taking his english exam, lawmakers on capitol hill were examining extremists within his religion, islam. >> we're not some crazy radical... we're regular people. we're like the average joes. >> reporter: the sbenaty family is getting tired of defending their religion. these hearings on capitol hill aren't targeting you, your family, really, are they? >> well, in a sense they are. you know, they're associating the religion with terrorism. >> the mosque itself and the place of worship is labeled as radical, then if i go there, i'm going to be radical as well. >> reporter: there are about 250 muslim families in this town of about 100,000 people. they say they've lived here in peace for decades until last year when the proposed expansion of a mosque inflamed emotions. it was la
CBS
Mar 8, 2011 5:30pm PST
sensation and seth doane reports that's creating a lot of jokes and even some job opportunities. >> reporter: charlie sheen is now starring in his own show on the web called "sheen's corner." part tragedy, part science fiction. definitely a mystery. >> i'm going to write my sermons i'm going to deliver them like truth torpedos. we big beg for nothing. beggars beg, winners win. you're either in my corner or you're with the trolls. >> reporter: it's all setting new highs-- or lows-- in the social media sphere. nearly one million new twitter followers in just one day. well over two million now. >> he's lost his day job. is this another life for charlie sheen? >> a lot of people are thinking that charlie sheen has a huge opportunity to monetize his whole crazy train wreck life on line. he's got the tools at his disposal. he's all ready proven that he's a gigantic twitter and facebook monster. >> reporter: companies hoping to cash in are boarding the train wreck, too. sheen's tweet about needing an intern links directly to this ad from internships.com which paid sheen an undisclosed
CBS
Mar 6, 2011 6:00pm PST
ones. seth doane has the story of one companies that's literal leigh been moving in the right direction but is now dealing with a bump in the road. >> reporter: the phones are finally ringing again at oz moving and storage. the company hung on through two years in a housing slump when few people were moving. with the economy showing signs of life, general manager nancy zifrani is crossing her fingers. >> my confidence meter is up. it feels like things are back on track or getting back on track. >> reporter: but now gasoline prices are up too. gas is highest in california where the average is $3.88 a gallon. in new york, it's $3.69. oz 3406-- moving operates in both states. >> our business runs on gas, every mile counts. >> reporter: for oz with its 50 trucks, price shocks have immediate impact. every dollar increase in the price of gas adds 20% to its operating cost. and ther's already squeezed by higher prices. from heating oil up 36% since october to paper used in cardboard boxes, up 15% since last year. like many small companies. >> you're looking at a guaranteed price. >>
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